“I love interpreting the eighties via video because the eighties was video and it was a very nuevo riche time. Easily compared to the roaring twenties; the twenties had Gatsby, the eightes had Gekko.
John Hughes really loved using the whole, “other side of the tracks,” concept to show this desire, this need for money, this Reagan freak show of teens…all they ever talked about in his movies was what side of the tracks a person came from, it was hilarious to me. And James Spader really drove the concept home, in my opinion…”
- Kimberly McBride